Illustrator and author of numerous of kids’ books, Oksana Ignaschenko, was born on Septemper 5, 1960 in Kiev. In 1984 she graduated from National Academy of Visual Arts and Architecture. The member of the National Union of Artists and the participant of international exhibitions.
This book is a condensed and simplified version of Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann’s work «Little Zaches called Zinnober» (ger. «Klein Zaches, genannt Zinnober»). The text of the fairy tale is adapted for easier perception by young children and is intended to become an early acquaintance with classics of world literature.